The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Doncaster region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 16 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 1.79% 5.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 6.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Automated Testing
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Doncaster region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Doncaster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
50 63 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Doncaster 89.29% 82.89% 77.46%
Number of salaries quoted 43 55 38
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,044 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Doncaster

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Doncaster region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Doncaster

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Doncaster

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Doncaster region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Doncaster

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Doncaster

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Doncaster region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 14 (93.33%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) Oracle
3 12 (80.00%) Finance
3 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (66.67%) SQL
4 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 10 (66.67%) Web Services
4 10 (66.67%) XML
4 10 (66.67%) HTML
5 9 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (53.33%) Linux
6 8 (53.33%) JIRA
7 7 (46.67%) Selenium
7 7 (46.67%) Manual Testing
7 7 (46.67%) VBScript
7 7 (46.67%) VB
7 7 (46.67%) HP UFT
8 6 (40.00%) XML Schema
8 6 (40.00%) RDBMS
8 6 (40.00%) JAXB
8 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
8 6 (40.00%) JMS
8 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
8 6 (40.00%) J2EE
8 6 (40.00%) Ant
8 6 (40.00%) JUnit
8 6 (40.00%) UML
8 6 (40.00%) OO
8 6 (40.00%) JBoss
8 6 (40.00%) PL/SQL

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Doncaster by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Doncaster region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) JBoss
1 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (40.00%) Jetty
1 6 (40.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) JIRA
2 7 (46.67%) Selenium
2 7 (46.67%) HP UFT
3 6 (40.00%) Subversion
3 6 (40.00%) Maven
3 6 (40.00%) Ant
3 6 (40.00%) JUnit
3 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
4 4 (26.67%) Toad
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Test Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) Web Services
1 10 (66.67%) XML
1 10 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) J2EE
2 6 (40.00%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) JDBC
2 6 (40.00%) JMS
2 6 (40.00%) XML Schema
2 6 (40.00%) JAXB
2 6 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (40.00%) Spring
2 6 (40.00%) Apache CXF
2 6 (40.00%) HTML5
3 4 (26.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Manual Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (40.00%) MVC
3 6 (40.00%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) UML
3 6 (40.00%) OO
3 6 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (26.67%) Test Management
4 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
5 3 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Test Planning
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) People Management
6 2 (13.33%) SDLC
6 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) VBScript
3 7 (46.67%) VB
4 6 (40.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat